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Eastern Comma - Polygonia comma Small butterfly with seasonally variable coloration. The upperside of the forewings is brownish-orange with dark spots, while the upperside of the hindwings is much darker. The underside of the wings are mottled brown with a white comma in the middle of the hindwings. It has amazing camouflage when its wings are closed.<br />
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Habitat: Hiding among the sycamore leaves! Can you see it??<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56493/eastern_comma.html<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56492/eastern_comma.html<br />
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Eastern Comma - Polygonia comma

Small butterfly with seasonally variable coloration. The upperside of the forewings is brownish-orange with dark spots, while the upperside of the hindwings is much darker. The underside of the wings are mottled brown with a white comma in the middle of the hindwings. It has amazing camouflage when its wings are closed.

Habitat: Hiding among the sycamore leaves! Can you see it??

Eastern Comma Small butterfly with seasonally variable coloration. The upperside of the forewings is brownish-orange with dark spots, while the upperside of the hindwings is much darker. The underside of the wings are mottled brown with a white comma in the middle of the hindwings. It has amazing camouflage when its wings are closed.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56493/eastern_comma.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71109/eastern_comma_-_polygonia_comma.html<br />
 Eastern Comma,Fall,Geotagged,Polygonia comma,United States,butterfly,comma

Eastern Comma Small butterfly with seasonally variable coloration. The upperside of the forewings is brownish-orange with dark spots, while the upperside of the hindwings is much darker. The underside of the wings are mottled brown with a white comma in the middle of the hindwings. It has amazing camouflage when its wings are closed.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/56492/eastern_comma.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71109/eastern_comma_-_polygonia_comma.html Butterfly,Eastern Comma,Fall,Geotagged,Polygonia,Polygonia comma,United States,comma

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The Eastern Comma is a North American butterfly in the family Nymphalidae, subfamily Nymphalinae.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Dec 18, 2018. Captured Oct 4, 2017 11:01 in 75 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488, USA.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/16.0
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm